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Reference EN 60670-23:2008
Title Boxes and enclosures for electrical accessories for household and similar fixed electrical installations - Part 23: Particular requirements for floor boxes and enclosures
Project Number 20865
Abstract/Scope This standard applies to boxes and enclosures intended to be installed in any kind of floor, and to protect accessories against load up to and including 1 000 N.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-12-05
Current Stage code deadline 2009-11-01
Deadline date for vote 2008-06-30


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23B
Reference Document IEC 60670-23:2006 (MOD)
ICS 29.120.10 - Conduits for electrical purposes
Keywords Box; Enclosure; Accessories; Household; floor box/enclosure
Note To be read in conjunction with EN 60670-1:2005
Special National Condition(s) DK


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2008-12-05 2009-11-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2008-11-01 2009-03-01  
5061 2008-09-26 2008-11-01  
5060 2008-07-02 2008-08-02 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-02-01 2008-06-27 export to doc file  EN
3090 2007-12-18 2008-01-18  
1099 2006-09-12 2007-03-12  
1000 2006-06-20 2006-09-13  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2008-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-12-05
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2009-05-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2009-11-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2011-11-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.